Police have provided an update on the murder of 37 year old Clinton Yow Foo.
He was gunned down in his driveway in the Kingston Road and Ellesmere Avenue just after 2 a.m. on October 1, 2015.
They say Yow Foo was shot with a high powered sniper rifle and the shot was made at a considerable distance.
Police believe the shooter had considerable skill as he made the shot from about 200 yards at night and the victim was on the move.
The “perch” or “nest” where the shooter took the shot was about 200 yards away and the gun was found nearby.
Police say the the gun has a strong connection to Montreal and the shooter may also have a connection.
Yow Foo was on the phone with someone when he was shot and police are looking to identify that person.
They are also searching for a friend who found Foo in the driveway. Police have been unable to contact the friend since the shooting.
The victim was previously the subject of drug investigation in Durham region.
Police are using the hashtag #catchthesniper to try and crowd source information in tracking down the shooter.
— Homicide Squad (@TPSHomicide) April 19, 2016